Nepali Repousse Longhorn Skull Pendant on Green Turquosie Necklace
Necklace Length: 33.5 inches
Pendant Drop: 2 inches
Pendant Width: 3 inches
Lobster Claw Clasp
This pendant is handcrafted in Nepal out of Tibetan silver and scrimshaw carved cattle bone. The metalwork done here is repousse - an ancient form of bas relief sculpture.
TURQUOISE got its name from early trade routes - Europeans ended up getting the stone from the Turkish bazaars. Turquoise has been a prominent stone throughout most cultures for thousands of years. It is seen as a symbol of wisdom and nobility.